Additional $367 million joint Commonwealth-Victorian package has been announced

This package covers more than 100,000 businesses across Melbourne and includes additional funding.

 

Small Business COVID Hardship Fund

The Small Business COVID Hardship Fund provides $10,000 grants for eligible small and medium businesses that have experienced a reduction in turnover of at least 70 per cent.  Applications close on 10 September 2021.

Businesses that have received funding under any of the Victorian Government COVID-19 support packages launched on or after 27 May 2021 are not eligible for a grant under this program.

 

Business Costs Assistance Program Round Two

Applications for the Business Costs Assistance Program Round Two July Extension close on 13 August 2021.

Businesses including sole traders who have received or been approved for a Business Costs Assistance Program Round Two or Business Costs Assistance Program Round Two July Extension grant, or a Licensed Hospitality Venue Fund grant, will receive an automatic payment.

 

Licensed Hospitality Venue Fund 2021

Applications for the Licensed Hospitality Venue Fund 2021 July Extension close on 13 August 2021.

Businesses including sole traders who have received or been approved for a Business Costs Assistance Program Round Two or Business Costs Assistance Program Round Two July Extension grant, or a Licensed Hospitality Venue Fund grant, will receive an automatic payment.

For more information visit Business Victoria